Boston biotech finance head Baia dies
Anne Baia, financial advisor and interim chief financial offier for several venture-backed Boston-area life sciences companies, died on Oct. 20 from cancer. She was 54 years old.
Baia’s early career as a certified public accountant introduced her to technology startup companies in the Boston area. Since then, she worked as vice president, finance and administration, at Descartes Therapeutics Inc.; chief financial officer and vice president, business development, at Mercury Therapeutics Inc.; and vice president, finance and administration and managing director, at Phylos GmbH.